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Information Skills Training

The libraries offer information skills training to all UCL staff and students and NHS Trust staff.

As well as subject-specific library skills training for academic programmes the libraries also provide training, on a one-to-one or classroom basis, on the range of biomedical resources available at UCL and those provided for NHS staff.

UCL Cruciform Library: Enquiry desk staff can help with a variety of enquiries about library and biomedical and health resources, and provide training on the library's electronic resources for individuals or small groups. To arrange this please contact lib-crucienq@ucl.ac.uk or call 020 7679 4611.

A regular programme of training on specific resources and skills is also offered.

UCL Institute of Child Health: For information on the training we provide please see our webapges: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/ich/services/library/services_and_facilities/training or contact Grazia Manzotti - 0207 905 2740

UCL Ear Institute Library:Information skills training in database and internet searching on resources available through the UCL network or through the NHS KA24 service is always available on request for Institute staff and students and NHS staff from the Royal Free Trust.

If you would like to request an information skills training session please contact the Librarian at ilolib@ucl.ac.uk or telephone 020 7915 1445.

Queen Square Library: Registered users from IoN and NHNN may book a session with Library staff who offer expert training and advice on a wide range topics, particularly relating to databases, and electronic information.

Queen Square Library Training website: http://www.ion.ucl.ac.uk/library/training.htm

UCL Joint Library, Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital : for information about training please contact the library at ophthlib@ucl.ac.uk or phone 020 7608 6814.

UCL Institute of Orthopaedics Library : for information about training please phone the library at 020 8909 5816.

UCL Language and Speech Science Library: Training in the use of library catalogues and electronic resources is given to students early on in their course by the Librarian. If you are unable to attend one of these sessions, or would like further instruction, individual training can be given by appointment. Please contact the Librarian or phone 020 7679 4207 (x24207).

Royal Free Hospital Medical Library, UCL Library Services: The Medical Library offers information skills training to all staff and students of the UCL Medical School and to all Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust staff.

Royal Free Hospital Medical Library Training website: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/medicalschool/facilities/rfhmedlib/docs/training.htm

UCL School of Pharmacy Library : for information about training sessions please click here, email library@pharmacy.ac.uk or call 020 7753 5833.

Whittington Health Library supports staff and students in acquiring and maintaining the skills to access quality health information resources and to make effective searches. Training sessions are usually open to all library members including staff from Whittington Health and Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust. To book a place on a training course please ask at the library counter, contact whl@nhs.net or telephone 020 7288 3580

For forthcoming events see the Whittington Health Library's Training website: http://www.whittington.nhs.uk/default.asp?c=13696

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